Our Ministry Staff
Pastor David and Shannon Grace
Pastor David is the Executive Pastor of the church and oversees the everyday campus ministry. David has been in active ministry for over 20 years in various roles including pastoring and Christian education. Pastor David graduated from Beulah Heights University with an MBA and from Lee University with a B.S. in Pastoral Ministry. Pastor David is an ordained minister in the Assemblies of God. He likes playing video games, studying the Bible, and going to the mountains.
His wife, Shannon, is a teacher at Youth Elementary School. They have two kids (Libby and Thomas).
Brent and Jennifer Butler
Brent and Jennifer team up to serve as our youth ministers for One Student Ministries. Brent is a firefighter for Gwinnett County, and Jennifer is a VP in a growing commercial contracting company. They have two children (Zach Patterson and Kaite).
Johnathan and Christi Buckner
Johnathan and Christi love kids and team up as our Energize Kidz ministers. Johnathan is a skilled automotive mechanic specializing in rebuilding classic cars and Christi is a service representative for a local power company. They have two kids (Taylor Ann and Coy).
Nate and Candace Broadneaux
Candace works with the music ministry as a lead singer and ensemble coordinator. She is a massage therapist and is married to Nate. They have one child at home (Neveah).
Our Leadership team
Board Members and Elder
Rick and Peggy Baker
Elder, Board Member and Men's Ministry
Rick is a counselor and is very active in the community. He is the church elder, a member of the board, and leads the Men’s Ministry Team. Peggy is his better half and keeps him centered and focused.
Phil and Tina West
Board member and Ladies Team Leader
They have been members of TPC since 2006. Phil serves as a board member and leads the ushers and security team. Tina is a member of the music ministry and leads the women’s ministry team. They have 4 daughters and 8 grandchildren. Phil loves hunting, fishing, cooking, and camping. They love spending time together and with family.
Ronnie and Vicky Thurmond
Ronnie is a board member and active in the men’s ministry. Vicky is active in the ladies ministries.
Kevin and Tracey SperrEy
Board Member and Worship Team
Kevin is a board member and serves on the music ministry team. Tracey sings with the music ministry. They have two college aged kids.
Our Ministry team
Rick Jenkins and Nancy Moate
Projection and Waymakers Ministries
Rick helps in our media ministry and runs the media projection each Sunday. Nancy leads our Waymakers Greeter ministry.
Larry and Mary Lou Mudd
Larry and Mary Lou serve throughout the church but foremost as our custodial services team. They work diligently each week to make our buildings welcoming to our church family.
Paul and Carolyn Nilson
Paul and Carolyn lead our 50+ Small group that meets monthly for food and fun.
Joanna serves as our nursery team leader. She is married to Johnny and has three daughters (Haley, Chloe, and Emmalee)